Creative Care, Inc.

Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab



Number of Beds: 30 Malibu/6 Northridge
Detox Available: Yes

Last Year’s Admissions:

Total Annual Admits: 1130
Average Length of Stay 60-90 days
Percent of Women 50%
Percent under 25 25%
Percent with College Education: Unknown
Percent Covered by Public assistance 0%
Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: 50%

Admissions Procedures:

Night Admission Available: Yes
Weekend Admission available: Yes
Face to Face Interview or exam required before admission: No



Facility has separate program for:

  • Abuse/PTSD/Trauma Resolution
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Depression
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)

Facility has special track for:

  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Anorexia/Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Codependency¬†<liCompulsive Overeating</li
  • Crystal Meth Addiction
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family
  • Grief & Loss
  • Internet Addiction
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Men
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Pain Management
  • Prescription Drugs
  • Relapse
  • Sexual Addictions
  • Workaholism



Self-pay Cost: $6800 per week
Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: No
Medicare Coverage accepted: No
Insurance Coverage verified before admission: Yes
Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: No



Licensed by: California Dept. of Alcohol & Drug Programs
Type of License: Adult Residential Alcohol/drug recovery or treatment facility
Accredited by: None


Self Description:

“Comprehensive primary treatment for the dual diagnosis patient, with on-site equine assisted therapy & extended care.”

Treatment Philosophy:

“Our highly trained staff is able to address addiction issues and psychological issues concurrently, with a supportive, compassionate approach.”

Approach To Dual Diagnosis:

“Simultaneously addressing alcohol/drug problems while assessing underlying causes of addiction.”

Family Program:

“Individualized program including group process and individual sessions with therapist, counselor and executive director.”

Position On 12 Step Involvement:

“An integral part of the program – daily meetings, education and 12 Step approach to counseling milieu therapy.”

Position On Confrontation:

“Work with positive re-inforcement and use it along the lines of clinical intervention.”

Additional Characteristics:

“Creative Care has been working with dual patients for 16 years, and has become a solid resource for treatment professinals.”

Contact Information:

Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 932-5985
General Information: (866) 932-5985
Address: 5941 Trancas Canyon Rd.
Malibu, CA 90265